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Job Information

AECOM Senior Water Infrastructure Engineer in Mackay, Australia

Australia - Queensland, Mackay

Job Summary

AECOM is a global provider of professional technical and management support services to a broad range of markets, including transportation, facilities, construction, resources, environmental and energy. With over 56,000 employees around the world, AECOM is a leader in all the key markets that it serves.

AECOM’s highly regarded and reputable Mackay office is looking for a passionate and highly driven Senior Water Infrastructure Engineer who will set their career on a new trajectory by delivering a wide variety of regionally significant infrastructure projects, utilising existing relationships whilst establishing and identifying new relationships and opportunities throughout the region.

This role provides a fantastic opportunity for an engineer to grow their experience, working as part of a small high performing, supportive regional team of highly skilled specialists. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to collaborate with industry renowned peers across our organisation to create whole-of-business success for projects in water, transportation, mining and construction services.

You will be responsible for contributing to and managing a range of projects, working with various clients and sectors. As a Senior Water Infrastructure Engineer you may find yourself guiding and mentoring junior engineers, whilst also developing your own skillset and helping the business maintain its strong and impressive pipeline of projects.

We are seeking a future leader with an interest in succession and long-term growth in AECOM. An individual who is looking to develop their career within a widely respected global organisation while working on a diverse range of projects from a regional office.

Mackay is a regional city best known as Australia's sugar capital, but the northern Queensland hot spot is also in close proximity to the beautiful Whitsunday Islands and is home to 31 amazing beaches, the blue water Pioneer River, Eungella rainforest and more, making it an ideal location to raise a family and genuinely enjoy the great outdoors.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor of Civil Engineering degree

  • Proven engineering/design experience (circa 5-10 years) within the water industry

  • Demonstrated experience in delivering Water Infrastructure projects to a high standard, within budget and on time

  • Technical experience in the following areas: municipal gravity and pressure pipelines, pump stations and treatment plants

  • Experience managing multidisciplinary projects in design phase

  • Passionate about developing yourself to be a future leader and initiator of our vision to build a better world

  • Experience in working across multidisciplinary stakeholder groups

  • Experience covering all aspects of the capital project lifecycle from planning, through design, with knowledge of construction and commissioning. and

  • Experience in steady state and transient hydraulic modelling preferred but not essential.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Ideally holds CPEng and/or RPEQ (or working towards obtaining)

What We Offer

We will give you the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.

You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.

We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business.

We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career.

When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts – planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers – leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and let’s get started.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Engineering - Electrical / Electronic

Business Line Water

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Australia

Position Status Full Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 256856BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.